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foundations of modern science in the Middle Ages

their religious, institutional, and intellectual contexts

by Edward Grant

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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Science, Medieval.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 217-237) and index.

    StatementEdward Grant.
    SeriesCambridge history of science
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQ124.97 .G68 1996
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 247 p. :
    Number of Pages247
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL793890M
    ISBN 10052156137X, 0521567629
    LC Control Number95026530

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    In God's Philosophers, you will not only learn the truth about physics, but also how medieval scholars overturned the false wisdom of ancient Greece to lay the foundations of modern science. The Genesis of Science is written by a historian with degrees in physics and history from Oxford and London universities. The Foundations of Modern Science in the Middle Ages Edward Grant,Professor Emeritus Edward Grant — History Their Religious, Institutional and Intellectual Contexts.

      And so his book 'tells the story of how natural philosophy in the Middle Ages led to the achievements of modern science' (9). This position is not original. It was advanced a century ago by the French physicist, philosopher, and historian of science Pierre Duhem in a number of works, notably his monumental volume Systeme du Monde. Edward Grant - The Foundations of Modern Science in the Middle Ages shows how the civilisation of the Middle Ages drew on Greco-Islamic sources and laid the groundwork for the scientific revolution in the seventeenth century. This was a groundbre.


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